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17:15, 27 May Child hepatitis spike continues to mystify medics 16:15, 27 May £3.5 billion ‘spending black hole’ in Scottish government pledges, says IFS 15:15, 27 May Two-thirds polled think PM commissioned Sue Gray report to ‘buy time’ 14:31, 27 May Boris Johnson accused of ‘watering down’ ministerial code while under investigation 13:00, 27 May Priti Patel’s PPS resigns over Sue Gray report’s ‘distasteful’ revelations 12:30, 27 May Green trade to be ‘at the heart’ of UK’s inaugural US state-level agreement with Indiana 11:21, 27 May High earners to be £456 worse off following tax hikes, say think tank 10:29, 27 May Labour slam government over second home energy payments 09:05, 27 May Rees-Mogg acknowledges inflation concerns over Sunak spending package 08:30, 27 May Government has ‘no evidence’ hundreds of billions of spending is working 17:15, 26 May Construction-related emissions must be slashed for UK to meet net zero, MPs warn 16:18, 26 May Government launches 10 point strategy to get aviation off the ground post pandemic 16:03, 26 May Prominent Conservative backbencher expresses ’embarrassment’ over windfall tax 15:26, 26 May Nicola Sturgeon refuses to appear before Scottish Affairs Committee   14:25, 26 May Less than half of Conservatives think Sunak is ‘doing well’ 14:00, 26 May Liberal Democrats slam ‘Sunak scam’ as taxes set to rise by £22.4 billion 13:15, 26 May Businesses operating in China and Hong Kong ‘complicit’ in ‘evil’ of human rights abuses, says MP  12:34, 26 May Rishi Sunak confirms temporary windfall tax on record energy profits 11:01, 26 May David Simmonds MP urges Johnson to quit